Year 8 Teacher's Pack 1 contains everything you need to deliver effective lessons with confidence for students working at Levels 4-5. All the lesson plans and resources support the new Framework. Year 8 Teacher's Pack 1 offers: * A Framework Objectives Matching Chart to display at-a-glance where each strand and sub-strand of the new Framework for KS3 maths is covered. * Chapter overviews specially written to show quickly what content and level each chapter covers, making planning ahead easy. * Lesson plans designed to engage pupils working at Levels 4-5 and ensure progression, saving you valuable time. * Functional Maths Notes to help deliver lessons that give pupils Functional Skills.
Each of the clear, detailed, double-page lesson plans provides: * Framework objectives * List of Key Words for the lesson * Engaging oral and mental starter activities to involve the whole class * Main lesson activities to help lead students into exercise questions * Plenary guidance to conclude each lesson * Ideas for differentiation * Answers to the questions in the accompanying Pupil Book * Extra homework questions and answers All the lesson plans are also provided on CD-ROM as PDFs and MS Word files for easy customisation. You will need a Network Licence if you want to use the CD-ROM on more than one computer.
Keith Gordon has 30 years teaching experience in South Yorkshire including 24 as Head of Department. He has 20 years examining experience including 11 years as a principal examiner and 6 years as Chief Examiner. Brian Speed is the former Head of Mathematics in a Rotherham Comprehensive School as well as former Chief Examiner for GCSE Mathemeatics for a major examining board. He is currently the Education Consultant for a major examination board. He still runs large seminars to GCSE pupils up and down the country talking about gaining that grade C.